Man detained for threatening to harm himself at St Neots station

Police detained a 19-year-old under the Mental Health Act.

Police detained a 19-year-old under the Mental Health Act. - Credit: Archant

A 19-year-old man was detained by police for threatening to harm himself at St Neots train station on Sunday (September 21).

British Transport Police were called at 11.45pm and detained the man under the Mental Health Act following a report.

Police officers from Cambridgeshire also attended and the man was taken to hospital for assessment but later released.